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12, April 2017

Crookes Brothers Employee wins Agri-Worker of the Year award in South Africa

Anton Alexander, the 2016 Prestige Agri-Worker of the Year, made every opportunity count to work himself up from a seasonal worker to an HR...

20, May 2016

SilverStreet Capital appoints Head of Finance

SilverStreet Capital is pleased to announce the permanent appointment of Clarissa Beresford as Head of Finance with responsibility for financial...

11, April 2016

SilverStreet Capital appoints Priya Bhatti

SilverStreet Capital, a leading private equity investor in the agricultural sector with offices in the UK, South Africa and Zimbabwe, has made a...

07, March 2016

SilverStreet Capital appoints Chief Financial Officer

SilverStreet Capital, a leading private equity investor in the agricultural sector, has appointed Richard Drover as Chief Financial...

01, November 2015

SilverStreet Capital adds to Investment Team

SilverStreet Capital, a leading private equity investor in the agricultural sector, has strengthened its investment team with the appointment of...

20, August 2013

Oil and Gas Exploration Intensifies in East Africa

East Africa has become a major focal point for oil and gas exploration after discoveries in Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. While the Seychelles...


22, July 2013

Remittances Gaining Increasing Importance in Africa: New Report from the African Development Bank

Migrant remittances have become an important source of external funding because in 2012 they overtook aid and FDI as the largest external flow...


13, July 2013

Strong domestic demand underpins Sub-Saharan African growth outlook : new World Bank Economic Report

The World Bank’s Global Economic Report for June 2013 shows a positive outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa because growth has remained...


11, July 2013

Africa experiencing the highest growth worldwide in Sovereign Wealth Funds

Africa is experiencing the strongest growth in new sovereign wealth funds in the world mainly due to the continent’s nations amassing...